Explore the Geordie Shore
World-class culture, vibrant nightlife, award winning dining, inspiring heritage, fantastic shopping and acclaimed architecture in a region infused by the famous Geordie spirit, ever present warmth and an infectious sense of humour.
The Quayside is a spectacular area day and night with the iconic Gatehead Milennium Bridge linking Newcastle and Gateshead for pedestrians and cycists.
Outside Newcastle, the coast and Northumberland are within easy reach, along with Hadrian’s Wall, a World Heritage Site offering an enchanting glimpse into the cities past.
A home to the Royal Shakespeare Company, Opera North and the Rambert Dance Company. Featuring a wonderful variety of shows the theatre is sure not to dissapoint.
Galleries & Museums
Interactive exhibitions exploring life on Tyneside including the area’s maritime heritage and how the famous bridges were built.
Life Science Centre
The award-winning Life Science Centre hosts interactive displays and special events for all the family. The main exhibition explains the story of human life from our evolution to the current world and the challenges and opportunities in our future, a huge planetarium and a motion ride simulator.
The biggest gallery of its kind anywhere in the world, showcasing a diverse and dynamic range of contemporary art exhibitions throughout the year – no collection is permanent and continually changes, so always worth a return visit.
Laing Art Gallery
With permanent displays including John Hoyland, Reynolds and John Martin and ever changing catalogue of events, the Laing Art Gallery is an attraction that never disappoints.
Venture to the top of the castle to gaze at stunning views of the city and seven bridges. Fortresses have stood on the site at least since Roman times but the present day keep was erected by Henry II during the twelfth century and is regarded as one of the finest surviving Norman Keeps in the country.
Shop ‘til you drop at Northumberland Street: Running from the Haymarket and Civic Centre towards the Monument, the main shopping street offers all the high-street brands as well as great boutiques, restaurants and cafes.
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